1945 ~ Iris Egan ~ 2021
Iris Yvonne Egan passed away on Friday, February 5, 2021 at the age of 75 years, beloved wife of Delenor Egan of Medicine Hat. She leaves to cherish her memory two brothers, Clifford (Anne) Elle and Eric (Caroline) Elle and one sister Janet (John) Schaefer; her nieces and nephews, Margaret Elle, Debbie (Michael) Krisa, Karen (Ian) Stewardson, Christopher (Sarah) Schaefer, Curtis (Heather) Schaefer, Lathom (Ashley) Elle and Ilka (Chad) Vecqueray, numerous great nieces and nephews; Iris’s brother-in-law, Doug (Grace) Egan and their family She was predeceased by her parents, Mabel and Ernest Elle and one nephew Corbin Elle. Iris was born on December 7, 1945 in Medicine Hat and was raised at Horsham, Saskatchewan. She attended school at Horsham and then Medicine Hat. She worked at Riverview Nursing Home for many years. She was a faithful member of the Seventh-day Adventist Church and loved reading the Bible, Chicken Soup for the Soul and doing word circles. She sat with many seniors and volunteered at Southview School. She loved people. Iris was a member of many groups including Saint John’s Ambulance, the Medicine Hat and District Historical Society, the Womans Christian Temperance Union and Medicine Hat Pro Life. On June 26, 1988 she married Del Egan. She will be remembered for her warm smile and hugs. Due to Covid-19 restrictions, a private funeral service will be held in the PATTISON CHAPEL on Friday, February 12, 2021 at 1:00 p.m. with Pastor Ryan Reeves officiating. Family and friends are invited to remotely attend the funeral service by searching for the Pattison Funeral Home YouTube page where the video will go live 10 minutes prior to service time. Interment will follow in the Hillside Cemetery. Those who wish to remember Iris may do so with a donation to the Alzeheimer’s Society. To e-mail an expression of sympathy, please direct it to: email@example.com subject heading: Iris Egan.
You may watch the funeral service by following this link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0y2grAPQa8M